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  • Locations: Queretaro, Mexico
  • Program Terms: Fall
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  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Fulfills University Studies Requirement: Yes, Reporting Live Supplemental Course
Program Description:

Program OverviewOUS Queretaro Mexico

The city of Queretaro, situated in the State of Queretaro, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. With its colonial aqueduct as a major landmark and a wonderfully preserved city center, Queretaro embodies the beauty of colonial Mexico. Many international companies have located in and around Queretaro giving it an excellent reputation as a center for business and commerce. With a population of nearly 600,000 inhabitants, Queretaro is large enough to be interesting, and small enough to be very livable.

Program Focus

The overall goal of this program is cultural and linguistic immersion. Classes are small and taught in Spanish by experienced Mexican professors. The curriculum for all classes integrates cultural and historical content and teachers often take students off campus to visit historically or architecturally significant sites. Qualified faculty from an OUS institution often serve as the program Resident Director. The 16-week fall Mexican Studies program, held at the Universidad Autonoma de Queretaro, provides an additional option for the study of Mexican culture. Universidad Autonoma de Queretaro also hosts the spring term Intensive Spanish program.

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Program Provider IE3 Global
Program Dates Current IE3 Global Calendar

Fall Semester with IE3 Global = Fall Quarter at PSU
Spring Semester with IE3 Global = Winter & Spring Quarters at PSU
Areas of Study Explore the courses offered on this program

This program is a good fit for the following majors:
  • Anthropology
  • Culture
  • Foreign Languages
  • History
  • Humanities
  • International Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Liberal Arts
  • Literature
  • Social Science
Credits Fall Semester: Students enroll in 24 credits per semester
Capstone Option Reporting Live Capstone available during fall and spring terms
Language of Instruction  English, Spanish
Host Country Language  Spanish
Housing Homestay
Class Standing Eligibility
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Post-Baccalaureate
Minimum GPA Requirements Undergraduate: 2.75; Minimum 3.0 in Spanish language courses

Must be in Satisfactory Academic Standing.
Language Requirement 1 year college-level Spanish
Program Fee Click here to view the IE3 Global Program Fee
PSU Fees Click here to view PSU Fees

Application Fee:
All applications include a $50 non-refundable fee due on the application deadline. Students who do not intend to complete a program application are required to withdraw before the deadline, otherwise, the $50 application fee will
be assessed to the students' account. 

Program Fee Includes the following:

  • Academic and administrative tuition and fees
  • Room and board 
  • On-site support
  • Orientation expenses
  • Group activities
  • Accident and sickness insurance

This program is currently not accepting applications.